Mylyn/Release Howto

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Before the Release

* Backport changes to the 3.3 branch

Release Checklist

* Change the qualifier to v20YYMMDD-HHMM in all MANIFEST.MF and feature.xml files
* Tag the release as R_x_y_z and R_x_y_y_e_3_3
* Make sure the build uses the correct qualifier

After the upload

* Add the mirror attribute to all site.xml files:
   mirrorsURL="http://www.eclipse.org/downloads/download.php?file=/tools/mylyn/update/[location]/site.xml&protocol=http&format=xml"

After the release

* Replace version numbers in all MANIFEST.MF and feature.xml files, e.g. 2.3.0.qualifier -> 2.3.1.qualifier
* Make sure changes are applied to the 3.3 branch as well as the 3.4 branch